There was a commotion on Wednesday afternoon during the Labour Party (LP) campaign in Oyo state, after an unidentified man was caught with a dagger at the event.
HausaToday reports that photos and video of the suspect were shared on Twitter with many people questioning his mission at the campaign ground.
The man was dressed in a black suit and reportedly stood by the walkway where the LP flagbearer, Peter Obi was meant to pass on his arrival at the venue of the rally.
There are unverified claims on social media that the man may have been at the rally to attack Peter Obi, with many netizens calling on the Labour Party presidential candidate to beef up his security.
Some of the party members could also be seen attempting to beat the suspect before he was dragged out of the scene.
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Man Arraigned For Dressing As Woman
Meanwhile, a man has been arraigned for dressing as a woman to collect money from other men in Adamawa State.
The man who identified as Muhammed Abubaker said he routinely dressed in women’s clothes and go out with female friends to obtain money from men needing romance.
Muhammed who holds a Diploma in Business Management from the Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola said that his female collaborators gave him between N500 and N1,500 daily as his share of their loot, The Nation disclosed.
Muhammed told the Chief Magistrate Court in Girei that he adopted the female name of Fadi, to deceive unsuspecting victims.
He added that his female accomplices used to protect him each time any man wanted to have him, by telling the man that she (he) was in her menstrual period.